Financial Exploitation Arrest
(Etowah County, Alabama) An Etowah County woman has been arrested and charged in connection with financial exploitation.
“Jennifer Nicole Rosson, 38, of Attalla, was arrested on March 25, 2014, and is charged with one count of financial exploitation of a elderly person, which is a Class B felony,” according to Investigator Bobby Bryant.
Rosson allegedly transferred money from an elderly person’s saving account into their checking account and then withdrew the amount that had been transferred. She transferred and withdrew more than $2,500. Rosson was the elderly person’s caretaker.
The charge of financial exploitation of an elderly person comes under the Protecting Alabama’s Elders Act which went into affect August 1, 2013.
Rosson is being detained in the Etowah County Detention Center on $5,000 property bond.
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